When you buy a Vodafone SIM card for your phone from any of the Vodafone outlet, you can immediately use it. In case when you get a replacement SIM, to use it you have to first activate it. Now activating your Vodafone SIM card is not a difficult task anymore.
To activate your Vodafone SIM card, follow some simple steps mentioned below:
METHOD 1: Vodafone SIM card Activation Via Vodafone Website
First and foremost thing you need to do this is sign into your Vodafone account. After signing in, go to “My Vodafone” section.
Type in the login details such as your Vodafone SIM card number and the account password to log in. In case if you have not registered for online account, then you can click on the link above and tap “Register for My Vodafone” option. This will be available below the “Login” option. To create an account, you have to fill your personal details.
Now choose the option “SIM Swap” on the forms section situated at the right side of the page.
On this page, you will be prompted to enter your account’s four digit enquiry PIN. This four digit PIN you must have set when you have registered with Vodafone.
Provide the necessary account information such as SIM Card number, PIN and more.
In order to send your request, you have to click on “Submit” button. Normally the process of vodafone sim card activation online takes around 6 hours to complete.
After six hours, your Vodafone SIM will be activated and you are ready to make calls and send messages.
METHOD 2: Activate a Vodafone SIM Card Via iPhone
Make sure you have the following information with you:
Your Vodafone SIM mobile number.
Your Vodafone account four digit PIN.
The first twenty digit of your Vodafone SIM card number. You can find this number at the back of your SIM card.
Give a call on the Vodafone’s SIM replacement service number and you will be connected to the automated service voice recording. You can find this number in your SIM card manual.
Now using the keypad, enter the details such as mobile number, account PIN and SIM card number. Once your details are entered, the system will start processing your request.
It will take around two to twenty four hours for your request to be processed and the SIM to activate.
Once your SIM is activated, start making calls and send messages to your near and dear ones.